MWF -11AM- Room 1211
Fall 2012/ (Reference# 701863 /3 credits)
August 27th-December 14th, 2011
Instructor: Marva Adams
Room: Bldg. 1800, Suite 311
Monday: 10-10:50am; 12-1:00pm; 4:30-5:30pm
Tuesday: 11:15-12:30pm; 2:05-2:45pm
Wednesday: 10-10:50am; 1-3:00pm; 4:30-5:30pm
Thursday: 11:15-12:30pm; 2:05-2:45pm
Friday: 8:10-8:50am; 10-10:50am
Required Text: Human Communication, 4th Ed., Judy Pearson, Paul Nelson, Scott Titsworth, Lynn Harter.
Course Description: SPC 1017 provides students with the oral communication skills necessary for success in personal, professional and educational settings. Through the study and experiential practice of interpersonal communication, presentational speaking and group dynamics, students will understand the concepts and principles of communication and be able to use them effectively. This course fulfills the Gordon Rule requirement. 3 Credits
Prerequisites and Co-requisites: None
Miami Dade College Learning Outcomes- In order to prepare you for the furtherance of your academic / professional career and your personal growth development, Miami Dade College has created the Ten General Education Learning Outcomes which are essential to the mission of the College. Through the academic disciplines and co-curricular activities, General Education provides multiple, varied, and intentional learning experiences to facilitate the acquisition of fundamental knowledge and skills and the development of attitudes that foster effective citizenship and life-long learning.” In this course you will be given the opportunity to be exposed to and become proficient in the following Learning Outcomes: 1. Communicate effectively using listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. 3. Solve problems using critical and creative thinking…not necessarily the scientific reasoning component.
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